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How is the enrolment process?
1. Let's meet & chat! You can make an informational online appointment with us here: Apply now. But before please be kind and read the programs on our website here: Programs and take a look at the frequently asked questions here: FAQ or talk with us in the chat! Keep in mind: 1) The first meeting is informational, so ask away anything you want to know! 2
What are the costs of the programs?
Program costs Fighting with the poor (18 months): 72.900 NOK (prox: € 7.500 or $ 8.500 ) Development Volunteer (10 months ) : 26.300 NOK (prox: € 2.700 or $ 3.070 ) Learn to travel, travel to learn (6 months) : 52.300 NOK (prox: € 5.371 or
Who can enroll?
Unfortunately, one's nationality is the main limitation which does not depend on the will of our institution, but on the legislation of Norway. To take part in the programs, you will need to stay in Norway for at least 3 to 6 months depending on your program, so the acceptance is according to the rules of visa-free rules of Norway which you can find out in UDI. For the Pre-Course we can accept only EU/EEA passports and citizens of Canada, Japan, Austrailia, and New Zealand.
When are the application dates?
Starting dates for new teams Fighting with the Poor 18 Months The option of Pre-course starts in March and September of every year. Development Volunteer 10 Months Starts in August and October of every year. At the moment the team of August volunteers in Zambia and the team starting in October volunteers in India. Learn to Travel, Travel to Learn 6 Months The option of Pre-course start in September of every year. Introduction week for the team is always a week before the st
How to pay the enrollment fee?
Here is the cheapest way to pay your enrollment fee to a Norwegian bank account by using TransferWise, Below you can watch an introductive video of how it works. 1. Create an account with our referral link 2. Set up your transfer on TransferWise Set up transfer(https://storage.crisp.chat/users/helpdesk/website/b05efe1f-2d02-4084-952b-b31417df710f/08f8c10b-3c36-4de0-bbf
What languages do I need to know to participate?
A minimum conversational level of English is sufficient. At the school in Norway we are an international community, so the standard language that everybody speaks is English In Fighting with the Poor program depending on the country, you choose to volunteer, it may help to know Portuguese. It is not compulsory, but it is helpful if you choose to work in countries like Mozambique, or Angola. Many of our students start learning it on their own once they arrive to the school. In Learn To Travel
What is the enrollment fee and what does it cover ?
Enrollment fee for: Fighting with the Poor March: 7000 NOK (aprox. 700 euros) Fighting with the Poor September: 9000 NOK (aprox. 900 euros) Learn to Travel, Travel to Learn September: 9000 NOK (aprox. 900 euros)